Thomas Funkhouser joined the department in 1998 as an assistant professor. He became an associate professor in 2003 and a full professor in 2009. Before coming to Princeton, he worked for four years on the technical staff at Bell Laboratories. Among Professor Funkhouser’s honors and awards are the ACM SIGGRAPH Computer Graphics Achievement Award (2014), Sloan Foundation Fellowship (1999), and National Science Foundation Career Award (2000).